Tag: Connie Francis

Soul Serenade - Don Covay

Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: Don Covay, “Mercy, Mercy”

Paying tribute to a recently departed soul legend...

Soul Serenade - Mel Carter

Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: Mel Carter, “Hold Me, Thrill Me, Kiss Me”

One unforgettable song made Mel Carter immortal...


Digging for Gold, Music

Digging for Gold: The Time-Life “AM Gold” Series, Part 2

The second installment of Digging for Gold explores more of 1962's hippest tunes. And Gene Pitney....


Music, Popdose, The Weekly Mixtape

Way Out Wednesday Mixtape Special: Do I Have to Spell It Out?

Way Out Wednesday returns for a spell with a mixtape of songs commemorating the Scripps National Spelling Bee!...


Mix Six, Music

Mix Six: This Time We’re Stringin’, or How I Learned to Dabba-Dabba-Dabb

… because Ted didn’t want to. DOWNLOAD THE FULL MIX HERE When Nabokov concluded back in the 1950s that some of his American...


Cratedigger, Music

Cratedigger: Cocktail Slippers, “Saint Valentine’s Day Massacre”

For the most part, Cratedigger features vintage albums, but every once in awhile, I’m going to write about some new vinyl....


CD Reviews, Music

CD Review: Cocktail Slippers, “Saint Valentine’s Day Massacre”

Cocktail Slippers, Saint Valentine’s Day Massacre (2009, Wicked Cool) Purchase this album at Amazon.com Isn’t it funny how...